University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameWan
Object Number: C348
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Song Dynasty
Date Made: 1127-1280
Early Date: 1127
Late Date: 1280
Section:Asian
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Purchased from the Duveen Brothers, 1918
Other Number18 Case N - Morgan Collection Number

Description

Bowl. Ancient shallow shape with refactory buff toned paste of the Kiangxi potteries, made during the Southern Song Dynasty. The interior shows a pale old ivory toned glaze with a curious biscuit (unglazed) ring at the bottom, while the exterior has an interesting pale greenish yellow, and finely cracked glaze of the rare Mise variety. Largely copied during the Qing Dynasty.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Special Exhibition: Classical and Oriental, Part A: Chinese Porcelains - Varied Groups of the Morgan Collection / (12 Dec 1913 - 01 Nov 1915)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 74, No. 152View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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